I have just spent my first week of this year at our coastal retreat. We have a lovely static caravan at Primrose Valley in Filey. It is a beautiful, well maintained park with the bonus of having it's own beach access via a scenic pathway with trees and stream to the left and walled side … Continue reading Coastal Retreat
Having two vegan daughters means I am learning how to cook new and interesting dishes. However, baking without eggs is proving very challenging for me. I have a chocolate cake recipe where I use Apple Cider Vinegar instead of eggs ~ the cake is lovely ~ very moist and almost like a brownie but it … Continue reading Vegan Baking
When I was a teenager I was gifted a typewriter which was my grandfathers. Later, when I was 18 I decided to attend night school to learn how to type and use it properly. I am showing my age now but we didn't have any cheap electric typewriters back then and so I had my … Continue reading Antique Typewriter
Today we had some good news! Our soon to be 8 year old border terrier, Taylor had a lump on his left side under his rib cage. We had it biopsied but the result came back with a result of unable to tell if benign or not. SO we opted to have the lump removed … Continue reading Good News
Up to now I have been in denial, blinkered, refusing to see. Then a simple height & weight pre-clinic measurement threw a spanner in the works. My carefully constructed mental blindfold was ripped away. I have been carefully boxing away my feelings, anxieties and worries so that I didn't have to deal with them. Ignoring … Continue reading The Scales Have Fallen From My Eyes
I love photography as a hobby because every individuals style is different. We all strive for different goals and as a result all images vary enormously. One subject could be depicted any number of ways by different photographers because what we see as we look from behind the lens is different. I love using my … Continue reading Unfazed ~ Nothing Has To Be Perfect.
When you feel down what do you do? I have a tendency to change my hair colour ~ yesterday I dyed it a dark purple and really quite like it. I also snuggle down with the dogs and chill, I love the feel of their warm little bodies and unquestioning love. When I'm not available … Continue reading Unknown